A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 236 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia (147 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20009w7k. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009w7k. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 155.1222 East, latitude 48.6523 North, depth = 42.59 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 42.59 km (26 miles). The temblor was reported at 13:42:09 / 1:42 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/07/17 / 2017-07-14 03:42:09 / July 14, 2017 @ 3:42 am.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 236 km SSW of Severo-Kuril’sk, Russia.
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